Posted by tmouery on Monday, February 11, 2013 at 9:07pm.
Last week, Laurie Golson packaged 289 boxes Holiday Cheese Assortment. Find her gross weekly earnings if she is paid at the following differential piece rate.
Boxes packaged Pay per package
per week
1100 $1.88
101300 $2.08
301 and over $2.18
I don't know what I did wrong, but my answer came out different than what it was supposed to be.

Business Math  Ms. Sue, Monday, February 11, 2013 at 9:13pm
1.88 * 100 = 188.00
2.08 * 189 = 393.12
393.12 + 188.00 = ?

Business Math  tmouery, Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 5:04pm
Okay, I see what I did wrong, I was thinking one thing and looking at something else. I got $581.12 which is what it was supposed to be.
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